Governing Body

The Chair of Governors is Mr Richard Bray and the governing body comprises members of the local community, a representative of the Local Authority, Foundation governors, as well as parents, staff and co-opted governors.

Governing Body

Mr R Bray – Chair of Governors and Co-opted Governor – term of office until July 2019
Mrs J Hickson – Vice Chair of Governors and Co-opted Governor – term of office until July 2019
Mr R Powell – Local Authority Governor – term of office until November 2020
Mr S Thelwell – Parent Governor – term of office until December 2017
Mr D Evans – Parent Governor – term of office until December 2017
Mrs D Lloyd-Brown – Parent Governor – term of office until December 2017
Mr D Watts – Parent Governor – term of office until October 2021
Mrs J Austin – Staff Governor – term of office until October 2021
Mrs E Dakin – Headteacher
Mr M Cooper – Co-opted Governor – term of office until July 2019
Mr R Drummond – Co-opted Governor – term of office until July 2019
Rev N Heron – Co-opted Governor – term of office until July 2019
Dr G Jenkins  – Trustee of the Adams Foundation – term of office until November 2020
Mr A Cross – Trustee of the Adams Foundation – term of office until November 2017
Mr M Collinge – Trustee of the Adams Foundation – term of office until November 2020
Mr R Lumley – Trustee of the Adams Foundation – term of office until March 2018

Committee Membership

Finance, Personnel & Premises Committee
Mr M Collinge                                     Mr M Cooper
Mr S Thelwell                                      Mr R Drummond (Chair)
Mrs D Lloyd-Brown                           Mr R Bray
Mr R Powell                                         Mr D Evans
Mrs E Dakin

Standards, Curriculum & Adams College Committee

Mrs J Hickson
Mrs D Lloyd-Brown (Chair)            Mr R Drummond
Mr S Thelwell                                     Mr M Cooper
Mr R Bray                                            Mrs E Dakin

Monitoring Committee
Mrs E Dakin                                        Mr M Cooper
Mr R Bray (Chair)                              Mr R Drummond
Mr S Thelwell                                      Mrs D Lloyd-Brown
Mr R Powell

Boarding House Committee
Mrs J Hickson (Chair)                      Mr N Munro
Mrs E Dakin                                       Mrs D Lloyd-Brown
Rev N Heron

Register of Business Interests for Governors

Impact Statement

Governors Report 2015/16

The governing body has responsibility for raising school standards through their three key roles of setting strategic direction, ensuring accountability and monitoring & evaluating school performance. Please contact the Chair of Governors via the school for more detailed information.

The Thomas Adams School
Lowe Hill
Wem
Shropshire
SY4 5UB

Telephone:
01939 237000